The Ratings Game: What ‘Medicare for All’ would do to the health-care sector

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont unveiled a new version of his “Medicare-for-all” plan on Wednesday, sparking renewed discussion about what such a plan would cost and how it might affect the many different stakeholders in the health care space.

Sanders’s proposal would create a single-payer health care system where a government-run plan guaranteeing coverage for all would replace the current job-based and individual private health insurance system. The plan would have minimal copays and do away entirely with premiums and deductibles.

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